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WRVA News
January 24, 2020 - 2:30 pm
Best Coverage of a Continuing News Story, blackface, sexual assault, Governor Ralph Northam, Justin Fairfax, Mark Herring
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FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2018 file photo Bill Cosby arrives for his sentencing hearing at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
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AP News
December 10, 2019 - 10:54 am
By MARYCLAIRE DALE, Associated Press A Pennsylvania appeals court rejected Bill Cosby’s bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction Tuesday over issues including the trial judge’s decision to let five other accusers testify. The Superior Court ruling was being closely watched because Cosby was...
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AP News
December 06, 2019 - 9:33 am
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments on whether he should toss out a libel lawsuit filed by Virginia's lieutenant governor. Justin Fairfax sued CBS in federal court in Alexandria after it aired interviews with two women who have accused him of sexual assault. The...
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Jeff Katz
December 05, 2019 - 3:29 pm
America heard firsthand the rantings of Stanford Law School professor Pamela Karlan, one of the Democrat witnesses that testified before the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. But who exactly is this woman? Well, not only is she a staunch left-wing anti-Trumper, but she is on record of saying...
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Jeff Katz
November 26, 2019 - 6:12 pm
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby says he's prepared to serve his 10-year maximum sentence for sexual assault rather than show remorse for a crime the comedian says he didn't commit. Cosby is serving three to 10 years in a state prison near Philadelphia after a jury last year convicted him of...
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WRVA News
October 07, 2019 - 4:10 pm
Richmond, VA _ The Richmond Police Department has made an arrest in connection to the death of a toddler who died after being sexually assaulted at a motel on Midlothian Turnpike back in May. Barron T. Spurlock, 25, of the 3100 block of Baronet Drive, is currently in custody on unrelated charges...
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AP News
September 23, 2019 - 5:09 pm
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Antonio Brown is going back to school. Central Michigan University spokeswoman Heather Smith said Monday that Brown began taking online courses last week, adding he is not attending classes on campus. Brown played for the Chippewas from 2007 to 2009 before Pittsburgh...
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Jeff Katz
September 18, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Turns out that Max Stier, the man who spearheaded the latest sexual assault allegation against Justice Brett Kavanaugh, was actually - wait for it - a Clinton lawyer during his impeachment trial, according to Breitbart News. In addition to being a classmate of Kavanaugh's at Yale, Stier was on the...
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AP News
September 16, 2019 - 2:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday said Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is under assault, following a New York Times story about a sexual misconduct allegation that was revised to reflect that the alleged victim couldn't recall the incident. The newspaper has also apologized for...
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AP News
September 12, 2019 - 3:44 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax filed a $400 million lawsuit Thursday against CBS, alleging the company defamed him when it broadcast interviews with two women he says have falsely accused him of sexual assault. The lawsuit filed in federal court Thursday alleges nobody at the...
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